Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Tuesday that an American serviceman had been killed near Irbil in Iraq. "It is a combat death," Carter said at the outset of a news in Stuttgart, Germany, where he has been consulting with European allies this week. The Defense secretary provided no other details,...
STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Tuesday that an American serviceman has been killed near Irbil in Iraq.
Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew links fiscal crisis with spread of Zika virus.
Bloody chaos is returning to its previous intensity in Syria as mediation by the United Nations flounders and Secretary of State John Kerry seemed at wits end today in his latest efforts to save the patchy cessation of hostilities. The UN’s own credibility and utility as an effective diplomatic tool for peace is at stake [...]Show More Summary
Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work said that Artificial Intelligence had already taken over defense targeting decisions on Aegis missile warships of the US Navy.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton raised a record-setting $2.4 million dollars for her presidential campaign during the last three days of April. And she has Donald Trump to thank for it. "If Hillary Clinton were a man, I don’t think she’d get 5 percent of the vote," Trump said in a victory speech last Tuesday. Show More Summary
BOSTON -- Education Secretary John King Jr. called for so-called bathroom laws to be repealed on Monday, hinting that his department won't sit on its hands if schools ignore federal law protecting the rights of LGBT students. "They're...Show More Summary
STUTTGART, Germany (Reuters) - The NATO alliance is weighing rotating four battalions of troops through Eastern member states, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said on Monday, in the latest proposal by allies to guard against aggressive behavior by Russia.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said on Monday he was deeply concerned about the state of the ceasefire in Syria and that a new initiative was needed to keep dialogue alive, after a sharp escalation of violence in the city of Aleppo.
The White House has released an official statement in support of Larry Wilmore's use of the N-word during this year's White House Correspondents Dinner. Press Secretary Josh Earnest reported that President Obama "appreciated the spirit of Mr. Wilmore's expressions on Saturday night." At the end of ... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Larry Wilmore Barack Obama
``"With no orderly restructuring framework to address its debts, Puerto Rico will face a series of cascading defaults," while litigation already under way will intensify and potentially take years to resolve, U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew says in letter to Congress.''
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest defended comedian Larry Wilmore's use of the n-word and other racially-tinged epithets during the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner, saying the president "appreciated the spirit of Mr. Show More Summary
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said that he can't speak about the reasons for China's decision to deny US aircraft carrier John C. Stennis entry to a port in Hong Kong.
US President Barack Obama does not believe that safe zones in Syria are a practical alternative to what currently is happening in the region, according to White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest.
In its report on a Denver judge's decision to allow U.S. Senate candidate Jon Keyser on the Republican primary ballot, after the Secretary of State had rejected his petitions, The Denver Post's John Frank and Mark Matthews reported: Once...Show More Summary
Let the wooing begin. After her latest primary win, Secretary Hillary Clinton has shifted her focus to the general election. And with that comes the task of uniting the party and wooing the Bernie Sanders supporters to her side. It won't...Show More Summary
Secretary Kerry met last month with women ambassadors who represent the State Department around the world during our annual Chiefs of Mission Conference. Secretary Kerry thanked them for their outstanding work on behalf of the United States.
The longer this Benghazi investigation goes on, the more evidence piles up against former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. This latest revelation alone should be enough to convict the liar.
In a disappointingly similar tone to the warnings, threats, and promises sent to Congress in 2008 when demanding the banks get their bailout (or else), Treasury Secretary Jack lew has released a letter he sent to Congress warning that...Show More Summary
In a poll in which American voters HAD to choose between Trump and Clinton, the GOP front-runner pulled ahead from the former Secretary of State by a narrow margin. From